View Record #11357

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutBasahi
Rough Address/Area
StateBihar 821108
Location Latitude25.12465668
Location Longitude83.79956055
Q3. What time period are you reporting about?2010-2012
Q4. What kind of general area are you reporting about?Village
Q5. What kind of locality is/was this in the time period chosen above?Old residential area
Q6. Roughly how large is the locality/area from which you are reporting sparrows?Less than 100 metres across (eg, a few houses or shops)
Q7. How well do/did you know this place in the time period chosen above?I lived there
Q8. How frequently did you see House Sparrows in the time period and locality/area chosen above?Always: I saw sparrows every day
Q9. When you did see House Sparrows in this time period and locality/area, how many did you typically see?A large number: When I saw sparrows, there were usually between 30 and 100 birds
Q10. If House Sparrows are/were present in this time period and locality/area, did you observe active nests?Nests seen occasionally
Q11. Would you like to share a story about House Sparrows from this time period?Actually during summer may to july when there is no grain in field they usually come to peoples home and make their nest in the gap of walls. Its very nice to see there activity.
Q12. What kind of buildings are/were present during this time period in this locality?Cattle sheds, Huts, Other (please specify)
Q13. Please describe this locality/area in your words.It is a common village where most of the house are pukka and one floor house while some are Huts and houses made from Mud.
Q14. Does or did anyone feed sparrows in this locality/area, or put out nestboxes?Food
Q15. If this is an agricultural area, what are the main crops grown?Paddy, Wheat, pulses, mustered, Gram ,
Q16. How much green space exists/existed in this locality?Some
Q17. If you have seen sparrow nests, where were they?Wall cavity, Other (please specify), Ventilator
Q18. When did mobile phone coverage arrive at this locality?2010-2012